Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Brandon Jenness


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FEATURE: The Life and Death and Life of the State Theatre

Once a shuttered movie palace, the State Theatre became a beloved arts center and a key element of Eau Claire's artistic renaissance.

Tom Giffey, graphic designer by Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Luong Huynh, Lee Butterworth, Timothy Mather, Caitlyn Berlin, Brandon Jenness, Frank H. Robinson, Kelsey Smith

The Producers

photos by Brandon Jenness

On Friday, May 6 Mel Brooks' laugh-out-loud musical, The Producers, was performed by the Chippewa Valley Theater Guild at the State Theater. A scheming producer and his mousy accountant discover that under the right circumstances they can make more

Jayson Collins Sextet & Our Gray Wake

photos by Brandon Jenness

On Saturday, April 2, two bands played within walking distance of each other in downtown Eau Claire. The high-energy jazz group, "Jayson Collins Sextet" played at Acoustic Cafe while local indie folk project, "Our Gray Wake" played at Infinitea Teaho